Cowes Beach

Isle of Wight, England

Cowes Beach on the Isle of Wight stretches for over 3 km (2 mi) and is composed of shingle. Sailing and swimming are popular here – the beach’s location within the harbour offers sheltered conditions and shallow waters for family swimming in particular. There is also some great fishing to be had in and around the area. Many come to watch competitive sailing, particularly during Cowes Week, annually in the last week of July.

The waters have been tested and described as excellent by the Marine Conservation Society and the beach has been awarded the Quality Coast Award for its condition.

Cowes Beach has a Moderate difficulty level and is Family Friendly.

Activities

Walking
Swimming
Boating
Canoeing
Kayaking
Paddle Boarding
Kitesurfing
Sailing
Snorkelling
Surfing
Windsurfing
Fishing
Landscape Photography
Isle of Wight, England
Latitude: 50.767109, Longitude: -1.30666

Attractions near Cowes Beach

About Cowes Beach

Cowes Beach on the Isle of Wight stretches for over 3 km (2 mi) and is composed of shingle. Sailing and swimming are popular here – the beach’s location within the harbour offers sheltered conditions and shallow waters for family swimming in particular. There is also some great fishing to be had in and around the area. Many come to watch competitive sailing, particularly during Cowes Week, annually in the last week of July.

The waters have been tested and described as excellent by the Marine Conservation Society and the beach has been awarded the Quality Coast Award for its condition.